Operations team

Our operations team are responsible for the day to day activities of the organisation. Here you will find their primary and supplementary roles along with other contacts in the organisations who takes responsibility for focus areas or projects.

Day to day operations team

Dr. Elmo Pienaar

  • Managing director (overall strategic leadership and management)
  • Public relations liaison (including sponsorships and donations)
  • Key stakeholder relationships (external / internal): learning campus matters, radio, university, organisational connections
  • Policy and operations personnel
  • HR & legal
  • Curriculum
  • Technology
  • Creative media
  • Donor and volunteer matters

Linda Loots

  • Financial controler
  • Programme coordinator for the two-year foundational Advanced certificate programme in Pastoral Narrative Therapy
  • Accreditation-partner administration and UP certificates administration
  • General administration and counselling appointments scheduling

Adinda van Heerden

  • Programme coordinator – CPD courses and practitioner supervision programme (administration, lecturer communication, Coram Deo CPD certification, technology assistance)
  • Supervision-student mentoring

Thuli Sithole

  • Administrative and operations assistant
  • Receptionist
  • Counselling appointments scheduling
  • General upkeep and hospitality

Extended contacts

Francois Wessels

Dr. Francois Wessels, Coram Care community leader


Please see our director’s page.